Letter from James H. Moore to Francis P. Gaines, May 4, 1956 (correspondence)
Moore, James H.
Gaines, Francis Pendleton, 1892-1963
Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956
Washington and Lee University. Mock Convention, 1956
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This item contains 1 PDF file. Mr. Moore writes to Dr. Gaines, President of Washington and Lee University, about an incident immediately following the sudden death of Senator Alben Barkley at the 1956 Mock Convention. One of the photographers rwho was covering the convention for WSLS, Shenandoah Life Stations, Incorporated "was prevented from doing his job in covering an important news event concerning a notable and much loved national figure."